The City of San Diego will modify guidelines as our cases decline. At our office, we will continue with all precautions. We have an obligation to inform you that dental facilities are in a special category. All protocols will be in place and paperless procedures will be continue. You will be offered a sterilized iPad to conveniently fill out forms.
A GREAT DEAL OF CARE, RESEARCH AND PLANNING GUIDED OUR DECISION
Here is what we have in place since reopening on June 15, 2020:
- • Gloves and Masks available to patients
- • Bag of PPE’s for “First Responders “– masks, gowns, toothbrush
- • HEPA Filters
- • Humidifiers
- • UV Sterilization for treatment rooms and front office
- • Doubled capacity of the oral vacuum system
- • Increase capacity of fluid evacuation system
- • Extraoral Vacuum
Standard Items: Front office screens, infrared touchless temperature, COVID 19 questionnaire, hand sanitizer, gloves, masks, gowns, shields, protective eyeware.
Your $10 PPE fee does not contribute to any of the standard items listed.
The standard items are a courtesy and will remain complimentary for the standard of care established for our office as part of our commitment to your safety.
Patients and guests are asked to wear masks until health officials proclaim they are no longer a benefit. Please plan appointments to match your personal decisions to comply with masks and distancing recommendations.
Dr. Barbara Young and Staff